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Lesedi Expo 2018

On Saturday November 10, 2018 Lesedi opened its doors to parents, adjudicators and visitors interested in how the programme works and what the learners had achieved this year. The people invited to adjudicate projects and talk to the students at the end of the morning were: Agnes Mohale, Researcher at Umalusi (Council for Quality Assurance [...]

November 27th, 2018|News|

Geometry in three dimensions

Grade 4s The past two weeks we have been learning about two and three-dimensional shapes. The grade 4s have learned about the properties of the shapes, how to recognize them and building real life models of the shapes using interesting materials such as play dough, marshmallows and kebab sticks. Learning using manipulatives and [...]

March 9th, 2018|programme|

Geometrocity – Grade 5s try their hands at town planning in 2d and 3d

In the second term of this year, our grade 5 class did a crash course in town planning. To start off, they brain stormed all the buildings and places that were essential for a complete city. Teacher Jackie kept track by writing all the words on the white board. As you can see from the [...]

July 10th, 2017|programme|

Engineering our own bridges

After a long relaxing break away from Lesedi Outreach, Term 3 resumes and learning begins once more. Saturday 28 July being our first lesson back since the five week holiday, we decided to do something fun yet educational with the children to avoid becoming too monotonous. Learning about bridges was the name of the game.  [...]

July 30th, 2012|programme|